Average Bench: 63.3% (212th of 1144)

Based on 25,541 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100 CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 48%Average: 63.3% Great: 70%
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-7100 averaged 36.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Single Core Floating Point Speed 112Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 109Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-7100 is 22%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-7100 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 301Pts
Multi Core Integer Speed 276Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 25,541 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.2 SC Int 106 117
84.4 SC Float 112 124
79.8 SC Mixed 109 120
87.1% 109 Pts
Min Avg Max
190 QC Int 269 302
222 QC Float 313 347
212 QC Mixed 294 328
66% 292 Pts
Min Avg Max
220 MC Int 276 302
258 MC Float 321 346
238 MC Mixed 301 330
44.7% 299 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 120
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 286
QC Float 341
QC Mixed 313
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 286
MC Float 339
MC Mixed 318
47% 314 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 106
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 287
QC Float 341
QC Mixed 313
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 294
MC Float 344
MC Mixed 326
48% 322 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.8
SC Float 99.7
SC Mixed 93.5
77% 96 Pts
QC Int 244
QC Float 283
QC Mixed 281
61% 269 Pts
MC Int 267
MC Float 320
MC Mixed 306
44% 298 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 102
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 108
84% 104 Pts
QC Int 174
QC Float 218
QC Mixed 237
47% 210 Pts
MC Int 249
MC Float 268
MC Mixed 201
36% 239 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71.5
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 78.6
70% 87.7 Pts
QC Int 191
QC Float 284
QC Mixed 150
47% 208 Pts
MC Int 167
MC Float 130
MC Mixed 276
29% 191 Pts
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 Prices

Approx. $117 @ launch in Jan '17
NeweggUS $13012 days
OutletPCUS $13219 days
AmazonUS $1332 days
EbayUS $14634 mins
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Typical Core i3-7100 Builds (Compare 9,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $476

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-7100 Processor (3M Cache, 3.90 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi3-7100
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.90 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes

 Comments

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1 day ago.

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Poor

2 months ago.

This cpu is and i5 equivalent ~i5 7400 it worth and I recommand it!


Poor

1 month ago.

intel nonthing compaired two intel i series


Good

5 months ago.

I have this cpu in my main gaming pc its a great budget gaming cpu


Terrible

6 months ago.

hate the fact it has 2 cores only


Poor

22 days ago.

for way cheaper the amd ryzen 3 2200g beats the crap out of this processor thus making the core i3 obsolete right now


Terrible

15 months ago.

low perfomance for that price


Poor

17 months ago.

All i3s except for the 7350k are rubbish.


Terrible

17 months ago.

it low for 4k


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